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Markús Skeggjason (Mark)

12th century; volume 2; ed. Jayne Carroll;

III. 1. Poem on Knútr Sveinsson (Knútr) - 1

Poem on Knútr Sveinsson — Mark KnútrIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Markús Skeggjason, Poem on Knútr Sveinsson’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 292.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Markús Skeggjason: 2. Knútsdrápa(?) (AI, 452, BI, 420); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: Skm, SnE, SnEA

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 292. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Markús Skeggjason (biog. vol. 2), 1. Poem on Knútr Sveinsson, 1 [Vol. 3, 292] — Mark Knútr 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Ríkr es harra hneykir,
heldr goð jǫfurs veldi
sanndyggs, vitut seggir
Sveins brœðr konung œðra.

Skj: Markús Skeggjason: 2. Knútsdrápa(?) (AI, 452; BI, 420); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: B; mss: 744x, A, B; texts: Skm 403, SnEA 1
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated